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Research Participant privacy notice

BU will hold the data we collect about you in hard copy in a secure location and on a BU password protected secure network where held electronically.

Except where it has been anonymised, your personal information will be accessed and used only by appropriate, authorised individuals and when this is necessary for the purposes of the research or another purpose identified below. This may include giving access to BU staff or others responsible for monitoring and/or audit of the study, who need to ensure that the research is complying with applicable regulations.  

The participant information sheet will provide further information about any measures specific to the research project which will be used to control access to your data or minimise the use of your data in an identifiable form.